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Updates from Appalachia


Southern Congressmen Introduce Rural Energy Savings Program Act

Bipartisan support is growing around legislation that would…

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Charlottesville Band Trees on Fire Rocks for Appalachian Voices

By Julie Johnson An energetic supporter of initiatives…

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Regulators Ignore Warnings of ‘Intake Air’ Mine Blasts

The recent Montcoal disaster highlighted the need for…

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Thought Provoking Piece in “The Economist” Blog

A thought provoking piece was posted yesterday in…

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Round 1 of the EPA “Coal Ash Bowl” Goes to Big Coal

By Matt Wasson The lede and photo from…

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